The genus Brachinus belongs to the well-known family Carabidae, commonly known as "Ground Beetles". About 15,000 species of Carabidae have been described, of which over 100 genera and 1,200 species occur in the United States. (Dodd Mead 1928).
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Plant and Wildlife Sciences
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Brown, Almon L.D., "A morphological and systematical study of the genus Brachinus of the United States" (1932). Theses and Dissertations. 7638.
Ground beetles; Beetles, United States